Millar Western’s Woodlands team is seeking a Log Scaler. Reporting to the Wood Procurement Forester, the successful candidate will be primarily responsible for log scaling and sample load management, ensuring aspects of the company’s log measurement best management practices are followed, at its Whitecourt Wood Products Division. This individual will also assist in other Millar Western woodlands activities.
The ideal candidate
The ideal candidate will have a valid scaling permit in the Province of Alberta. He or she will be capable of conducting scaling activities in a conscientious manner consistent with the Alberta Scaling Manual and adhering to Scaling and Timber Management Regulations. Eligibility for registration with the Alberta Association of Forest Management Professionals (AAFMP) would be considered an asset.
Why work for us?
Millar Western is a privately-owned, Alberta company active in the forest products business for more than a century. Operating high-tech lumber and pulp mills supplied by woodlands teams recognized for leadership in sustainable forest management, the company provides stable, full-time employment to more than 600 people at operations located in lively, friendly, communities offering excellent quality of life.
- a highly competitive wage and benefits program that includes a pension plan, comprehensive dental and health insurance and a profit-sharing plan
- a commitment to the highest safety standards, with a safety program recognized under initiatives such as Partners in Injury Reduction, Work Safe Alberta and the Premier’s Award for Healthy Workplaces
- a collaborative and respectful work environment that values the skills of our people and encourages them to take on new challenges and advance within the organization
- a chance to live where you work – no commuting or camps
This position is located in Whitecourt and/or Fox Creek, Alberta.